Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity Announces the Launch of Nickels for Nails in Celebration of World Habitat Day on October 2nd

World Habitat Day is the one day set aside annually to recognize the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter, and to encourage grassroots action to advocate for universal decent housing.

Nickels for Nails is a youth-led fundraising initiative that will mobilize youth to raise funds to build homes for sponsor families in Lake and Geauga Counties. The mission of the event is to educate students on the housing crisis. While at the same time raising funds to help build homes. This is an ongoing opportunity to help raise Nickels for Nails!

How Can You Help?

Make a difference through Nickels for Nails and see first-hand how donating extra change can make a life-altering difference for one deserving family. Teachers, staff, youth group coordinators and students will receive a paint can coin collection container for their classroom. Teachers can also integrate class plans to educate their students about Habitat for Humanity in their communities and how everyone can help in the cause. Participating schools will be recognized by Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity with a certificate to proudly display.

To learn more about any of these opportunities, or to sign up, please contact Kathleen Munch at 440-226-3000 ext 104 or

This article is brought to you by Lake-Geauga Habitat for Humanity

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